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LeGarrette Blount | Running Back | #29

Team: Detroit Lions
Age / DOB:  (31) / 12/5/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 250
College: Oregon
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The Detroit Free Press' Dave Birkett expects the Lions to again use a running back by committee approach this season.
As they have been for the past couple years, and that doesn't look like it's going to change under new coach Matt Patricia, who retained OC Jim Bob Cooter. The Lions have added LeGarrette Blount to the stable, which also included pass-down back Theo Riddick, all-around-does-nothing-great Ameer Abdullah, and depth guys Zach Zenner and Dwayne Washington. The Lions are also expected to add a back in the draft. Blount is the best bet for touchdowns as it stands here on April 11, while Riddick is the clear favorite for catches. This backfield should again be a weekly mess that will be wholly unpredictable from a fantasy standpoint. Apr 11 - 1:19 PM

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Career Stats
YearRushingReceivingFumb.KO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGRushYdsY/GAvg100+TDRecYdsY/GAvg100+TDLostYdsTDYdsTD
2010TB13201100777.55.0465141.12.80030000
2011TB1418478155.84.2351514810.69.90030000
2012TB134115111.63.70212.22.00000000
2013NE1615377248.35.0172382.419.0002494000
2014NE1612554734.24.41510543.45.4001103000
2015NE1216570358.64.3166433.67.20100000
2016NE16299116172.63.94187382.45.40010000
2017PHI1617376647.94.4128503.16.30110000

Depth Charts

Skill Players
PosRoleName
QB1Matthew Stafford
2Jake Rudock
3Matt Cassel
RB1Kerryon Johnson
2Theo Riddick
3LeGarrette Blount
4Ameer Abdullah
5Dwayne Washington
GLB1LeGarrette Blount
2Kerryon Johnson
3RB1Theo Riddick
2Kerryon Johnson
FB1Nick Bawden
WR11Marvin Jones
2Kenny Golladay
3Andy Jones
4Dontez Ford
WR21Golden Tate
2T.J. Jones
3Jace Billingsley
4Bradley Marquez
WR31Kenny Golladay
TE1Luke Willson
2Sean McGrath
3Michael Roberts
4Levine Toilolo
5Hakeem Valles
6Marcus Lucas
LT1Taylor Decker
2Tyrell Crosby
3Brian Mihalik
LG1Graham Glasgow
2Joe Dahl
3Dan Skipper
C1Frank Ragnow
2Wesley Johnson
RG1T.J. Lang
2Kenny Wiggins
3Leo Koloamatangi
RT1Rick Wagner
2Corey Robinson
3Adam Bisnowaty
K1Matt Prater